The Fasting Girl
The Fasting Girl was a BBC 2 Wales TV drama broadcast in 1984. It was a dramatisation of newspaper reports in The Times from 1869 concerning a 13 year old Welsh girl, Sarah Jacobs, who was claimed to have fasted, with no significant loss of health, for more than two years until her death.
Filming on the SVR
A brief extract is featured in an ABC TV trailer on YouTube, though with no obvious SVR connection.